When railroad worker Archie sets out to make his midnight rounds at the rail yard, he doesn't realize he's setting off a chain reaction of events that'll change his life forever. Set in Depression-era Oklahoma, I like to think of this quick read as a cross between Pulp Fiction and Bonnie and Clyde.
Ten-year-old Caleb knows bullshit when he hears it. So after listening to his classmate Amos brag about having a ghostly encounter at the old Harrow place, he sets out to prove there's nothing to be afraid of in Amoret's most famous haunted house. Includes a surprise appearance by an old friend for fans of The Bones of Amoret!
Nineteen years old and sheltered, Amanda embarks on an affair with her English Professor thinking the life experience will make her a better writer. But amid the sneaking around and cheap motels, the pillow talk and excuse-making calls to his wife, she realizes she's fallen for him. Now, she fears telling him her secret and begins to suspect he has one of his own.